Are you looking to attend the 2021 NIRSA Virtual Conference & Campus Rec and Wellness Expo? Now there are more opportunities than ever—220 scholarship opportunities to be exact!

The NIRSA Foundation is pleased to share that Foundation Scholarships have been relaunched to provide more opportunities for NIRSA members to attend the conference for a free or reduced rate. These scholarships are being offered on a first come first serve basis through a revamped application process. The deadline to submit an application is Thursday, February 11. Visit the NIRSA website to apply today.

If you’re interested in qualifying for the Founders Endowed Scholarship or the Frederick R. Braden Scholarship for Social Justice in Collegiate Recreation, be sure to complete the supplemental written component on the application. The NIRSA Foundation hopes that these expanded opportunities accompanying the reduced cost of attending NIRSA 2021 Virtual will provide you with an opportunity to connect with colleagues, learn about critical topics, and celebrate our many accomplishments together! Apply today!


  • For more information, please contact NIRSA Professional Development Coordinator John Raskauskas.
Assistant Director of Athletics for Recreation & Wellness at | NIRSA Profile

Maxwell Miller is currently the Assistant Director of Athletics for Recreation & Wellness at Swarthmore College. He can be reached at

Director-University Recreation at University of Richmond | NIRSA Profile

Marti Tomlin is currently Director-University Recreation at the University of Richmond.